Give Blood 12th December 2019

Christmas Lighting 2019/20

Council is once again pleased to announce its festive lighting display will be illuminated from Monday 2nd December 2019 and extinguished on Friday 3rd January 2020. Street lighting will be illuminated between the hours of 4pm and 12 midnight.

Santa on a Fire Engine

Council is once again pleased to work in partnership with colleagues at South Wales Fire and Rescue to organise this event. It was a great evening last year, with a bumper turn out! Why not come along this year and please... bring the children!


Council Community Definrillator Project

Council is pleased to advise it has purchased and installed four life-saving defibrillators in external locations across the Community Council area. Early Years Penydre, Rhymney; Fish & Chip Shop Jerusalem Street, Rhymney; Pharmacy, Merchant Street Pontlottyn; and Community Centre, Abertysswg.

All four were positioned and powered from mid-October 2019, the access code allocated based on the determination of need via the emergency services 999.

Community Council Dog Show

Grant Aid 2019-20

Local Organisations from Abertysswg, Pontlottyn and Rhymney wishing to apply for Grant Aid during 2019-20, please complete and return an application Form with a copy of the latest balance sheet* to Mr Geraint Williams by Friday 30th August 2019.

Applications will be considered at the meeting of Council scheduled for Thursday 12th September 2019.

Should you require any further information please speak to your local Community Councillor or contact the Clerk on the telephone number / email address shown within.

Application forms can be obtained from your Local Community Councillor or downloadable from the attached link

Please note. Applications without a latest accounts balance sheet will not be considered. 

Summer Scheme August 2019

The Community Council is pleased to announce that working in partnership with Sport Caerphilly, it is able to once again organise a 20-day Summer Scheme for 7-12 Year Olds this July and August. Please click here for more details. 

Rhymney Valley Music Club. 2020 Performances

Please click here for more information